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" He seems to have been, at least among us, the author of a species of composition that may be denominated local poetry, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landscape, to be poetically described with the addition of such embellishments as... "
Clyde, a Descriptive Poem - Page 28
by John Wilson, John Leyden - 1859 - 120 pages
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 25-26

John Bell - 1800 - 452 pages
...of a species of composition that may be denominated Local Poetry, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landscape to be poetically described,...historical retrospection or incidental meditation. Xo trace a new scheme of poetry has in itself a very high claim to praise ; and its praise is yet more...
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Lives

Samuel Johnson - 1800
...poetry, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landschape, to be poetically described, tith the addition of such embellishments as may be supplied...historical retrospection or incidental meditation. G * Tc To trace a new scheme of poetry has in itself a. very high claim to praise, ai its praise is...
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The Beauties of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ...

Samuel Johnson - 1804 - 594 pages
...to the architect. Jb'id, Local poetry is a species of composition, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landscape to be poetically described,...addition of such embellishments as may be supplied •hy liistojical retrospection, or incidental meditation. lion. Sir John Denham-s Cooper-s Hill appears...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ..., Volume 1

Great Britain - 1804
...that niay be denominated local pxtrj, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landschape, to be poetically described, with the addition of such embellishments as may be sppp}ie4 by historical retrospection or incidental meditation. G a To To trace a new scheme of poetry...
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The Lives of the Most Celebrated English Poets, with Criticisms. Extracted ...

Samuel Johnson - 1805 - 322 pages
...of a species of composition that may be denominated local poetry, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landscape to be poetically described...historical retrospection or incidental meditation. "To trace a new scheme of poetry has in itself a very high claim to praise, and its praise is yet piore...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 10

Samuel Johnson - 1806 - 336 pages
...of a species of composition that may be denominated local poetry, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landscape, to be poetically described,...historical retrospection or incidental meditation. To trace a new scheme of poetry has in itself a very high claim to praise, and its praise is yet more...
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The ambulator; or, The stranger's companion in a tour round London ...

John Bew - 1807 - 408 pages
...author of a species of composition that may be termed local poetry, of which the fundamental subjects some particular landscape, to be poetically described,...historical retrospection or incidental meditation. " To trace a new species of poetry has in itself a very high claim to praise, and its praise is yet...
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London, by David Hughson, Volume 5

Edward Pugh - 1808 - 574 pages
...author of a species of composition that may be termed local poetry, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landscape, to be poetically described,...historical retrospection, or incidental meditation. To trace a new species of poetry has in itself a very higl) claim to praise, and its praise is yet...
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London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British ..., Volume 5

David Hughson - 1808
...poetry, of which the fundamental subject is some particular landscape^ to be poetically de. scribed, with the addition of such embellishments as may be...supplied by historical retrospection, or incidental medita. tion. To trace a new species of poetry has in itself a very high claim to praise, and its praise...
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London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British ..., Volume 5

David Hughson - 1808 - 584 pages
...fundamental Subject is some particular landscape, to be poetically described, with the addition oŁ such embellishments as may be supplied by historical retrospection, or incidental meditation. To trace a new species of poetry has in itself a very high claim to praise, and its praise is yet more...
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